AWS Developer Associate Certification

AWS Certified - Developer Associate

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Enrollment Deadline - October 2, 2023

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IT Level: Beginner

IT LEVEL:
Intermediate

CompTIA Linux+ Certification Years of Experience: 6-12 Months

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
1 Year

IT Prerequisite: None

Prior Certs:
None

CompTIA Linux+ Certification Exam Length: 60 mins

EXAM LENGTH:
130 mins

AWS Developer Associate Certification Exam Training - Frequently Asked Questions

The Amazon Web Services Associate Developer exam validates the skills for IT professionals interested in building a career in AWS. This certification will test your proficiency in developing, deploying, and debugging cloud- based applications using AWS and basic AWS architecture best practices.   

The AWS Certified Developer Associate is intended for those who have at least one year of hands on experience in developing and maintaining AWS-based applications. With an exposure to working on the AWS platform, you’re ready to start preparing for your AWS Developer Associate certification exam.

After you successfully earn your AWS Developer Associate certification, and gain more IT field experience, you will have options to accelerate your career potential and further specialize in Amazon. Register for our AWS Developer Associate certification training course online today.

Before taking the Amazon AWS certification exam, you should feel confident in demonstrating your knowledge to a potential employer across these 5 core areas:

  • Deployment

    Deploy written code in AWS using existing CI/CD pipelines, processes, and patterns, deploy applications using Elastic Beanstalk, deploy serverless applications. Prepare the application deployment package to be deployed to AWS. 

  • Security

    Make authenticated calls to AWS services. Implement encryption, application authentication and authorization using AWS services. 

  • Development with AWS Services 

    Write code for serverless applications, and code that interacts with AWS services by using APIs, SDKs, and AWS CLI. Translate functional requirements into application design and implement design into application code. 

  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting

    Write code that can be monitored and perform root cause analysis on faults found in testing or production. 

  • Refactoring 

    Optimize application to best use AWS services and features. Migrate existing application code to run on AWS.

The technical skills validated through the AWS Developer Associate certification exam will help prepare you for IT career opportunities, such as a AWS Developer. This AWS certificate will give you the proficiency experience in using AWS services such as APIs, SDKs, AWS CLI, and the knowledge to identify each feature. 

CIAT Career Services team provides personalized career transition support to ensure you translate your technical training and industry certifications into viable career opportunities. Our full suite of career services support includes resume building, LinkedIn profile optimization, mock interview support, career coaching, and job placement support, and specialty workshops, to help ensure you’re positioned for success.

Typically, students enrolled in our Certificate in AWS Developers Associate program feel confident taking the Amazon AWS exam after 1 year of hands-on experience in developing and maintaining an AWS-based application.

The Certificate in AWS Developers Associate will validate your experience in using AWS security best practices to write code for severless applications and much more! Prepare for the exam with our AWS Developer Associate certification training course.

Here’s one recommended IT certification pathway that kickoff with the AWS certification:

Your Amazon AWS exam voucher, retake costs, and exam prep software, are included in the cost of your tuition for any CIAT Bootcamp, Certificate, or Degree programs. CIAT provides unlimited attempts at passing the Amazon AWS to ensure you start your exam calm and confident, without worrying about what will happen if you don’t pass. 

You save hundreds of dollars in out-of-pocket expenses over a DIY studying approach.

CIAT’s National City campus includes secure and authorized testing center facilities, available to local San Diego students and alumni. For our online students, we work closely with you to help locate and facilitate an authorized testing center near you.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, CIAT has enabled students to take the Amazon AWS certification exam remotely from the comfort of your own home through Amazon’s new “Test Anywhere” process. Don’t put your goals on hold or push off until normalcy returns.  

Studying for the Amazon AWS certification on your own is doable, but often leaves you without the required technical skills in your background, or the necessary resources to translate your exam score into an IT career. 

Join over 2,000 students who have enrolled in CIAT accredited Certificate and Degree programs and are on their path to launching or advancing their IT careers. Our extensive, custom designed IT curriculum provides training for up to 14 industry certifications, including Amazon AWS. 

  • No exam fees
  • Hands-on training through on-campus and virtual online classes
  • Online test preparation workshops
  • Test preparation software
  • Complimentary week-long IT bootcamps
  • One-on-one support from certified instructors
  • Accredited Certificate and Degree programs to beef up your resume
  • Personalized career services support including resume building and job placement support

*Students are encouraged to take certification exams while actively enrolled in the degree program. Unlimited certification exam attempts expire 90 days after graduation. The following are single attempt exams and are not eligible for a retake voucher: CEH, CASP, CISSP, DevNet & CCNP. See certification exam policy for more details.

The AWS Developers Associate Exam code is DVA-C01

Register for our AWS Certified Developer Associate training course.

The minimum passing score required for the Amazon DVA-C01 exam is 720.

Questions About Getting Certified?

Whether you’re just entering the workforce or trying to take your career to the next level, CIAT offers the certifications needed to prove your expertise to current and future employers. Navigating the IT certification landscape by yourself can be challenging. If you’re wondering if this Microsoft Windows Operating System certification training is right for you or you need help getting started on another path, we’re here to help.

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2021 BEST CYBERSECURITY PROGRAMS

CIAT has been awarded top ranking status in Intelligent.com’s Best Cybersecurity Program review, highlighted as “Best For Industry Certifications”. Evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.

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CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

EC Council, the world's largest cybersecurity technical certification organization, awarded CIAT the Circle of Excellence Award two years in a row for our Certified Ethical Hacker certification training courses and career-ready curriculum.

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We believe you deserve an education worthy of your service. CIAT welcomes military veterans, active duty service members, and spouses using the Post 9/11 GI Bill®, Veteran Readiness & Employment (VR&E), Active Duty Tuition Assistance, and MyCAA.

Fully Accredited School

FULLY ACCREDITED

We have high standards and we believe you should too. CIAT has proudly earned accreditation from the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

TAKE THE FIRST STEP.

Enrollment Deadline - October 2, 2023

Questions about whether this program is right for you? We’ll help match you with the best program to meet your career goals.

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Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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